Abraham Lincoln

politics

It Looks Like Trump Just Made Up a Poll Saying He's Insanely Popular

He claims that he is more popular among Republicans than Abraham Lincoln. What is he talking about?
Harry Cheadle
7.13.18
FIGHTLAND

The Street Fighting Life of Abraham Lincoln

Before changing the course of American history and saying things like "Those who deny freedom to others, deserve it not for themselves," Honest Abe was picking street fights and declaring: “Any of you want to try it, come on and whet your horns!”
Sarah Kurchak
2.22.17
Art

Yosemite Valley's Breathtaking Views Fill a Yale Art Gallery

At 'Yosemite: Exploring the Incomparable Valley,' the storied natural oasis is transcendent in landscape paintings and Ansel Adams photos.
Diana Shi
9.25.16
Art

American Presidents, and the People Who Get Tattoos of Them | Monday Insta Illustrator

Who would get a tattoo of Ulysses S. Grant? Ask these people.
Beckett Mufson
2.15.16
Art

This Is American History on Steroids

Get amped for America with James Heuser’s absolutely no-holds-barred presidential paintings.
Giaco Furino
2.15.16
Art

The Graphite Chaos of Glen Ronald | Monday Insta Illustrator

Lion, elephants, and Abraham Lincoln appear in the artist's atmospheric visions.
Beckett Mufson
9.7.15
Stuff

Portland's Sons of Confederate Veterans Are Fighting for the Soul of the Confederacy in the Pacific Northwest

We talked with members about their thoughts on the legacy of the Confederate flag, the Civil War and the Charleston shootings.
Kevin Knodell and James Rippingale
6.27.15
Stuff

Artist Maira Kalman Compresses Time at the Cooper Hewitt Museum

The <i>New Yorker</i> artist and illustrator curates a show of objects including Lincoln's pall and pocket watch and Toscanini's "antifascist" pants.
Rebecca Bates
5.16.15
Stuff

Messing Up History with 'Jamel the Time Traveling B-Boy'

We interviewed creator and artist Jayson Musson about the show and he answered entirely in images.
Zach Sokol
4.17.15
Stuff

Daniel Day-Lewis Isn't the Greatest Actor of All Time

But he is a very fucking good one.
Oscar Rickett
2.25.13
jose can say so

Why I’m Anti-Big-Government, and Why Taxes Should Be Made Illegal

We need a president who says, "You know what, let's stop paying taxes."
José Canseco
9.12.12